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  • New Climate Economy report

    Energy and Climate Change Secretary Ed Davey said: “The New Climate Economy report: ‘Better Growth, Better Climate’ shows that across key sectors of the world economy there is opportunity for low-carbon growth to drive investment, providing jobs as well as better health, business ...

  • Climate change impact report

    The US Department of the Interior has released a report that assesses climate change risks and how these risks could impact water operations, hydropower, flood control and fish and wildlife in the western US. The report to Congress represents the first consistent and coordinated assessment of risks to future water supplies across eight major reclamation river basins. “Water is the ...

  • Technology enables collaboration in the Energy industry

    The Energy industry is currently at a cross roads. The combination of a routine fluctuation of price-per barrel, a shifting regulatory environment and the latest discoveries of alternative sources of energy are creating uncertainty for key players. We received validation of this at the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) Conference & ...


    By EnviroSuite

  • The New Climate Economy - Commission to Report on Climate Impacts

    As evidence mounts of human-induced climate change, a new global commission has been launched that will analyze the economic costs and benefits of acting on climate change. The Global Commission on the Economy and Climate comprises leaders from government, finance and business from 14 countries, chaired by ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • First Climate LLC is founding reporter of the Climate Registry

    First Climate LLC has become a Founding Reporter of The Climate Registry by being among the first to join the organization. The Climate Registry is a non-profit organization established to measure and publicly report greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) in a common, accurate and transparent manner consistent across industry sectors and borders. Thirty-nine U.S. states, eight Canadian provinces, six ...


    By First Climate AG

  • A new stern report on climate change

    "The world faces an unprecedented challenge which requires urgent global action to sustain growth and guard against the risks of catastrophic climate change." Those are the opening words to a new report entitled Key Elements of a Global Deal on Climate Change by Sir Nicholas Stern, author of the landmark 2006 UK report on the economic costs of climate change action. Stern notes that ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Climate Bonds – State of the Market Report

    The Climate Bonds Initiative today launched its 2014 market sizing report “Bonds and Climate Change: the state of the market in 2014”. The report was commissioned by the HSBC Climate Change Centre of Excellence. The report finds that: The total universe of bonds linked to key climate changes solutions stands at US$502.6bn, compared to last year’s estimate of ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • The challenge of reporting on climate change and health

    Reporting on how climate change affects health is a real challenge — screen your sources and find reliable experts, says Asefaw Getachew. When journalists communicate how climate change might affect the spread of insect-borne disease, they play an ambitious, yet pivotal, mediator's role. They must, in partnership with scientists, translate research results into plain English and present ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Metrology for Climate workshop report published

    The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) has published an extensive report 'Metrology for Climate - Metrology priorities for the earth observation and climate community' containing the recommendations from international research organisations on the role of metrology in supporting climate research. The report follows  ...

  • Report – adapting farming to climate change

    Bringing together the latest science from research groups around Australia, the report includes chapters on each of Australia’s major agricultural sectors, with a focus on steps that can be taken to adjust to the ongoing changes in our climate. Speaking to the Farm Writers Association of NSW in Sydney today, co-editor of the report, CSIRO scientist Dr Mark Howden, said it was time for agriculture ...

  • Climate Change 2007: The Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

    Everyone is talking about ways to counteract global warming. Finally, we have the resources available to fully comprehend climate change, its effects, and what must be done to lessen it.   Climate Change 2007 is the ...


    By Cambridge University

  • Enviance becomes founding reporter of the Climate Registry

    Enviance, the leading provider of Internet-based systems for the management and automation of environmental, health and safety (EHS) compliance activities and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions management, today announced that it has become a Founding Reporter of The Climate Registry by being among the first to join the organization.  The Climate Registry is a non-profit organization established to ...


    By Enviance, Inc.

  • Concluding instalment of UN Climate Report released

    Human influence on the climate system is clear and growing, with impacts observed on all continents. If left unchecked, climate change will increase the likelihood of severe, pervasive and irreversible impacts for people and ecosystems. However, options are available to adapt to climate change and implementing stringent mitigation activities can ensure ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Fossil fuel firms fail to report climate risks

    Fossil fuel companies operating in the UK are accused by a financial monitoring group of a “staggering” disregard for their obligation to acknowledge the risks which climate change poses to them and their investors. An alliance of non-governmental organisations says the situation is so serious that there should be intervention by the UK Financial Reporting ...


    By Climate News Network

  • A new report updates climate change science

    The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fourth Assessment Report1 is the primary scientific basis for global negotiations on climate change. In anticipation of the UN Climate Change Conference2 in Copenhagen, the International Alliance of Research Universities has presented an update of a broad range of research relating to climate change. The new report is based on the presentations ...

  • Waterloo researchers release historic climate change report

    Researchers from the University of Waterloo Faculty of Environment have released  a detailed action plan for climate change adaptation in Canada.  The report, Climate Change Adapation: A Priorities Plan for Canada, draws on information provided by more than 80 experts in multiple areas of Canadian society. Released before a packed audience at the MaRS Centre in Toronto last week by ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Trillions at risk from impacts of climate change – Report

    An average of US$2.5 trillion, or 1.8 per cent, of the world’s financial assets would be at risk from the impacts of climate change if global mean surface temperature rises by 2.5°C (4.5°F) above its pre-industrial level by 2100. These conclusions are presented in a new paper by researchers at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • New Report Examines Options for International Climate Action

    A new report released today by the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) highlights opportunities to strengthen efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through multilateral agreements other than the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The policy brief, ...

  • Florida hosts town hall on national climate report

    The U.S. Global Change Research Program is hosting a town hall this week to inform communities about the draft National Climate Assessment (NCA) report, along with local and regional efforts to respond to the impacts of climate change. The Southeast Regional Town Hall is part of the roll out of the NCA and will take place in Tampa, Florida, on February 19, 2013. Florida faces extensive threats ...

  • Climate report predicts more extremes in Midwest

     A report by the National Climate Assessment says a warming planet will worsen a series of weather trends already showing up across the Midwest. Look for more extremes: searing heat, late-spring freezes, floods and droughts across a region that includes Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa and Missouri. FARMS AND FORESTS: The growing season, already two weeks ...


    By Associated Press

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